Definition of Binturong

1. Noun. Arboreal civet of Asia having a long prehensile tail and shaggy black hair.

Exact synonyms: Arctictis Bintourong, Bearcat
Generic synonyms: Civet, Civet Cat
Group relationships: Arctictis, Genus Arctictis



Definition of Binturong

1. n. A small Asiatic civet of the genus Arctilis.

Definition of Binturong

1. Noun. a large species of civet, ''Arctictis binturong'', of southern Asia ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Binturong

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Medical Definition of Binturong

1. A small Asiatic civet of the genus Arctilis. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Binturong

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Literary usage of Binturong

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1. The Collected Scientific Papers of the Late Alfred Henry Garrod by Alfred Henry Garrod, William Alexander Forbes (1881)
"NOTE ON THE ANATOMY OF THE binturong ... binturong. Since that paper was published, two other specimens of the species have passed through my hands, ..."

2. Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert Armitage Sterndale (1884)
"The binturong (Jerdon's No. 126). HABITAT.—Assam, Nepal, Simla hills, also Tenasserim, Arakan, and the Malayan countries. DESCRIPTION. ..."

3. A Descriptive Dictionary of British Malaya by Nicholas Belfield Dennys (1894)
"Nine species of quadrumana, the tiger, black leopard, wild cat, several species of viverra, such as the musang and binturong, the elephant, ..."

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